PC players will get to try the new Artorias of the Abyss content in Dark Souls first. It’s part of Dark Souls: Prepare to Die Edition, which Namco Bandai will release on Steam and as a boxed Games for Windows Live title on August 24.

 

The Artorias of the Abyss DLC won’t be available until this winter, says Namco Bandai, and will cost $14.99 as a PlayStation Network download or 1,200 Microsoft Points ($15) on Xbox Live. From Software will release Dark Souls: Artorias of the Abyss Edition for PS3, which includes the additional DLC on October 25. The DLC pack is slated for release on the same day.

 

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Artorias of the Abyss, one of the four knights of Gwyn, is at the center of the story.

 

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You can learn an additional Dark Magic that chases an object with darkness where white light from pairs of eye sockets twinkles. 

 

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A possessed tree is one of the new enemies in the Dark Souls: Artorias of the Abyss pack. Fire type attacks like pyromancies can ignite the scarecrow-like monster’s wooden body.

 

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Another fight pits players against a chained prisoner tied to a pillar. Instead of removing the chain restraining his body, the prisoner tears the pillar off. Yeah, this creature looks like one of Dark Souls’ fearsome foes.

 

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This warrior is running out of the Sanctuary Wood for his life, but those stone knights armed with giant stone axes aren’t far behind.

 

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The Dark Souls: Artorias of the Abyss pack includes a battle royale where four players can fight in an arena. For PvP fans, there are also one on one and two vs. two modes.

 

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This shows encountering with a large mushroom man in Tomb of Oolacile that grows from ground without arms and differs from Mushroom people in Darkroot Garden…

 

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Oolacile used to thrive, but after darkness consumed the area nobody is there.

 

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The royal family of Oolacile used to enter this tower through the Sanctuary Wood at the tower’s base.

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